US SB137 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 25-0)
Status: Introduced on January 28 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-28 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
Pending: Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibits the use of federal funds for purposes outside the United States related to abortion. Specifically, the bill prohibits funding to certain foreign or domestic organizations that perform or promote abortions, furnish or develop items intended to procure abortions, or provide financial support for an entity that conducts such activities. Current U.S. policy prohibits the provision of federal funds to a foreign nongovernmental organization unless it agrees to not perform or actively promote abortions.

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Protecting Life in Foreign Assistance Act



2021-01-28SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

Same As/Similar To

HB534 (Related) 2021-01-28 - Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.


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